Category Archives: Credit

Credit-card defaults have spiked as lending standards fall

Credit-card defaults have spiked as lending standards fall – Business Insider http://www.businessinsider.com/credit-card-defaults-have-spiked-as-lending-standards-fall-2017-6 Re-posted from Business insider. Geoff Geoff Comments: Human nature rules here, people and the businesses they run, have a tendency to over extend when credit is loose, causing … Continue reading

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China’s Credit Excess Is Unlike Anything The World Has Ever Seen

China’s Credit Excess Is Unlike Anything The World Has Ever Seen http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-04-22/china%E2%80%99s-credit-excess-unlike-anything-world-has-ever-seen Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff

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Is Everything Out of Whack? Wolf Richter on the Keiser Report

Is Everything Out of Whack? Wolf Richter on the Keiser Report | Wolf Street http://wolfstreet.com/2017/03/16/is-everything-out-of-whack-wolf-richter-on-the-keiser-report/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff

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Why your low credit score may soon get a boost

Why your low credit score may soon get a boost – MarketWatch http://www.marketwatch.com/story/why-your-credit-score-may-soon-get-a-boost-2017-03-12?siteid=rss&rss=1 Re-posted from Market Watch. Geoff

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UK credit binge approaching levels not seen since 2008 crash

UK credit binge approaching levels not seen since 2008 crash | Business | The Guardian https://www.theguardian.com/business/2017/jan/04/uk-credit-cards-borrowing-debt-economic-crash-fears Re-posted from The Guardian. Geoff

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Drowning In Debt: 35 Percent Of All Americans Have Debt That Is At Least 180 Days Past Due

Drowning In Debt: 35 Percent Of All Americans Have Debt That Is At Least 180 Days Past Due http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com/archives/drowning-in-debt-35-percent-of-all-americans-have-debt-that-is-at-least-180-days-past-due Re-posted from The Economic Collapse Blog. Geoff

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China Shocker: A Quarter Of All Companies Can’t Pay The Interest On Their Debt

China Shocker: A Quarter Of All Companies Can’t Pay The Interest On Their Debt | Zero Hedge http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2016-10-04/china-shocker-quarter-all-chinese-companies-cant-pay-interest-their-debt Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff

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Global Scramble For Yield Intensifies—–Emerging Market Sovereign Debt Issuance Soars

Global Scramble For Yield Intensifies—–Emerging Market Sovereign Debt Issuance Soars | David Stockman’s Contra Corner http://davidstockmanscontracorner.com/chart-of-the-day-global-scramble-for-yield-intensifies-emerging-market-sovereign-debt-issuance-soars/ Re-posted from Stockman. Geoff

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How a Small-ish Stock Market Swoon Might Unleash the Next Credit Nightmare

How a Small-ish Stock Market Swoon Might Unleash the Next Credit Nightmare | Wolf Street http://wolfstreet.com/2016/09/03/stock-market-swoon-can-unleash-next-credit-nightmare/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff

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America The Debt Pig: We Are A ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ Society – And ‘Pay Later’ Is Rapidly Approaching

America The Debt Pig: We Are A ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ Society – And ‘Pay Later’ Is Rapidly Approaching http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com/archives/america-the-debt-pig-we-are-a-buy-now-pay-later-society-and-pay-later-is-rapidly-approaching Re-posted from The Economic Collapse. Geoff

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